Democratic lawmakers have been harshly critical of the nomination of Dr. Ben Carson to head up HUD, citing the retired neurosurgeon’s lack of expertise. But housing industry leaders are taking a more hopeful view
In many markets, it might seem to young, first-time buyers that there are practically no starter homes available for purchase. Well, there’s a reason for that
The new integrated disclosure rule set to take effect in August will combine some disclosures consumers receive when applying for a mortgage. We asked mortgage pros how they think the new rules will affect business.
Concerns over the GSEs weak earnings “should serve as a wake-up call to Congress to move quickly to advance housing finance reform,” according to NAHB chairman.
The two banks are inching closer to a settlement with federal litigators regarding allegations the two Wall Street companies mislead investors in mortgage bonds that decreased in value during the economic downturn.
Are builders only interested in the needs of the affluent?... Reuters poll: U.S. housing market to gain steam… Prices set to rise says Kroll Ratings…
The share of distressed sales in December reached a seven-year low and is inching closer to the pre-financial crisis share of 2%.
The former Senate Banking Committee chairman's letter asks for changes to the QM rule. There's only one problem: it seems to be a fake.